The table below looks at the statistics for Security Cleared in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Security Cleared over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Security Clearance
Rank 3 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing Security Cleared 114 91 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.22% 10.81% 15.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 61.29% 46.43% 59.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 60 82
Median daily rate £425 £363 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £148 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £491 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £399 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.86% +6.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Median hourly rate £10.24 £17.77 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.40% +54.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.95 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+9.54% +59.75%
Security Cleared
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
186 196 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.10% 23.28% 25.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 133 139
Median daily rate £425 £391 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.83% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £208 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 10
Median hourly rate £10.24 £17.77 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.40% +18.46%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

Security Cleared
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Security Cleared as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

Security Cleared Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Security Cleared Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared across the Milton Keynes region.

Security Cleared Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Security Cleared
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Security Cleared also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Security Cleared.

1 180 (83.72%) SC Cleared
2 78 (36.28%) ITIL
3 65 (30.23%) Microsoft
3 65 (30.23%) DV Cleared
4 57 (26.51%) Windows
5 46 (21.40%) Project Management
5 46 (21.40%) Service Management
6 40 (18.60%) MS Office
7 37 (17.21%) PRINCE2
8 34 (15.81%) Finance
9 31 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (13.49%) Active Directory
11 27 (12.56%) MS Excel
11 27 (12.56%) Migration
12 26 (12.09%) Cybersecurity
13 25 (11.63%) HP
13 25 (11.63%) Oracle
14 23 (10.70%) CISSP
14 23 (10.70%) SQL Server
14 23 (10.70%) Linux
14 23 (10.70%) ITIL V3
15 22 (10.23%) Service Delivery
16 19 (8.84%) ITIL Certification
17 18 (8.37%) Firewall
18 17 (7.91%) Management Information System
18 17 (7.91%) VMware
18 17 (7.91%) Ethical Hacking
18 17 (7.91%) Citrix
18 17 (7.91%) Virtual Machines
19 16 (7.44%) Virtual Environments

Security Cleared
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (6.98%) MS Exchange
1 15 (6.98%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.58%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.86%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (1.86%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 40 (18.60%) MS Office
2 27 (12.56%) MS Excel
3 11 (5.12%) MS Visio
4 7 (3.26%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.72%) Office 365
2 6 (2.79%) OneDrive
3 2 (0.93%) IaaS
3 2 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.37%) Firewall
2 14 (6.51%) iSCSI
3 12 (5.58%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (5.12%) Internet
4 11 (5.12%) IPsec
5 10 (4.65%) SMTP
6 9 (4.19%) FTP
6 9 (4.19%) SSH
7 5 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (1.40%) SAN
9 2 (0.93%) Wireless
10 1 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.47%) DHCP
10 1 (0.47%) DNS
10 1 (0.47%) LAN
10 1 (0.47%) Network Security
10 1 (0.47%) NGN
10 1 (0.47%) SNA
10 1 (0.47%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.70%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.19%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.72%) DB2
4 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (1.86%) MS Access
7 3 (1.40%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle OWB
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.40%) JIRA
1 3 (1.40%) JUnit
1 3 (1.40%) Selenium
2 1 (0.47%) Ant
2 1 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.47%) Gradle
2 1 (0.47%) MSI
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.47%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.47%) Subversion
2 1 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.47%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (15.81%) Finance
2 5 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.86%) Legal
4 1 (0.47%) Billing
4 1 (0.47%) Electronics
4 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (21.86%) Analyst
2 28 (13.02%) Consultant
3 24 (11.16%) Architect
4 19 (8.84%) Project Manager
5 14 (6.51%) SOC Analyst
6 13 (6.05%) Business Analyst
6 13 (6.05%) Developer
7 12 (5.58%) Service Manager
8 11 (5.12%) Delivery Manager
8 11 (5.12%) SC Cleared Project Manager
9 10 (4.65%) Service Architect
9 10 (4.65%) Services Delivery Manager
10 8 (3.72%) Middleware Developer
10 8 (3.72%) Service Analyst
10 8 (3.72%) Service Desk Analyst
11 7 (3.26%) DBA
11 7 (3.26%) Security Advisor
11 7 (3.26%) Security Analyst
12 6 (2.79%) Commercial Manager
12 6 (2.79%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.19%) J2EE
2 8 (3.72%) IBM Integration Bus
2 8 (3.72%) Middleware
3 3 (1.40%) Web Services
3 3 (1.40%) XML
4 2 (0.93%) EJB
4 2 (0.93%) JMS
5 1 (0.47%) .NET
5 1 (0.47%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (0.47%) GWT
5 1 (0.47%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.47%) Java EE
5 1 (0.47%) JDBC
5 1 (0.47%) JSP
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.47%) Servlets
5 1 (0.47%) Spring
5 1 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.91%) Management Information System
2 14 (6.51%) Security Operations Centre
3 13 (6.05%) CESG
4 11 (5.12%) Cryptography
5 10 (4.65%) Client/Server
6 8 (3.72%) Data Centre
7 7 (3.26%) Smartphone
8 6 (2.79%) Statistics
9 5 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (1.86%) PKI
11 3 (1.40%) FlexPod
11 3 (1.40%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.93%) Mainframe
13 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.47%) Clustering
13 1 (0.47%) Ergonomics
13 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.47%) PMI
13 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 57 (26.51%) Windows
2 23 (10.70%) Linux
3 12 (5.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (5.12%) CentOS
4 11 (5.12%) Ubuntu
4 11 (5.12%) Windows Vista
5 10 (4.65%) Unix
5 10 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (4.19%) Windows Server
7 8 (3.72%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (3.26%) Data ONTAP
8 7 (3.26%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.40%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.93%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (36.28%) ITIL
2 46 (21.40%) Project Management
2 46 (21.40%) Service Management
3 37 (17.21%) PRINCE2
4 31 (14.42%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (12.56%) Migration
6 26 (12.09%) Cybersecurity
7 23 (10.70%) ITIL V3
8 22 (10.23%) Service Delivery
9 17 (7.91%) Ethical Hacking
10 16 (7.44%) Virtual Environments
11 15 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
11 15 (6.98%) Service Design
12 14 (6.51%) Information Assurance
12 14 (6.51%) Risk Management
12 14 (6.51%) Security Operations
13 13 (6.05%) ITSM
14 12 (5.58%) Logistics
15 11 (5.12%) Change Management
15 11 (5.12%) ISMS
Programming Languages
1 12 (5.58%) SQL
2 11 (5.12%) Java
3 2 (0.93%) C
3 2 (0.93%) C#
4 1 (0.47%) C++
4 1 (0.47%) F#
4 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.47%) Python
4 1 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 180 (83.72%) SC Cleared
2 65 (30.23%) DV Cleared
3 23 (10.70%) CISSP
4 19 (8.84%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (6.05%) CESG Certified Professional
6 12 (5.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (5.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 9 (4.19%) CEH
9 6 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (1.86%) ISTQB
12 3 (1.40%) CCNP
12 3 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (1.40%) ISEB
13 2 (0.93%) Dell Certification
13 2 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 2 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.93%) MCSE
14 1 (0.47%) APMP
14 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.51%) SLA
2 9 (4.19%) RMADS
3 5 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.40%) QA
5 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 29 (13.49%) Active Directory
2 17 (7.91%) Virtual Machines
3 15 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (6.51%) NFS
5 10 (4.65%) Hyper-V
6 9 (4.19%) Sendmail
7 3 (1.40%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.93%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.93%) XenApp
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (6.05%) OVSD
1 13 (6.05%) SCOM
2 6 (2.79%) AirWatch
3 4 (1.86%) Nagios
3 4 (1.86%) SCCM
3 4 (1.86%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.93%) Nessus
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 65 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.63%) HP
2 25 (11.63%) Oracle
3 17 (7.91%) Citrix
3 17 (7.91%) VMware
4 11 (5.12%) Cisco
4 11 (5.12%) IFS
5 9 (4.19%) NetApp
6 8 (3.72%) IBM
7 5 (2.33%) F5
7 5 (2.33%) Forcepoint
8 4 (1.86%) Dell
9 3 (1.40%) Juniper
9 3 (1.40%) Symantec
10 2 (0.93%) ArcSight
10 2 (0.93%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.93%) Ciena
10 2 (0.93%) Cognos
10 2 (0.93%) Lumension
10 2 (0.93%) Teradata
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